Safety & Security

Emergency Numbers and Contact Information

In an emergency, please call the Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) at:

  • 6-6911 from any campus phone
  • 617.627.6911 from an off-campus phone
  • TUPD is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • For non-emergencies, please dial ext. 7-3030 (617.627.3030).

Report conditions of no heat, no electricity, no water, and leaks as follows:

If you lose your keys or lock yourself out of your room:

A note on security:
  • This information is published directly from university sources; original sources are located in our office.
  • For a complete report of Campus Safety (in PDF format), click here.
  • For the complete Tufts Information Technology policy on Responsible Use, click here.
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